58 thousand children received gifts on the Day of Nicholas from the Foundation of Boris Kolesnikov

58 тысяч детей получили подарки в День Николая от Фонда Бориса Колесникова

Annually Borys Kolesnikov together with hockey club “Donbass” congratulates children of the Donetsk region on the Day of St. Nicholas.

19 Dec the organization arranged for schoolchildren and pupils of orphanages and boarding schools of Kramatorsk, Pokrovsk, Konstantinovka, Druzhkovka, Slavyansk, Svyatogorsk, Nikolayevka, Krasnoarmeyskiy and Konstantinovskiy districts a real holiday – with the stars of Ukrainian hockey and gifts.

In General, the official delegation visited 150 schools in Donetsk region, visited the festivities dedicated to this day, held an autograph session, gave the children and teachers of 58,000 sweet sets.

The President of charity Foundation Boris Kolesnikov joined the congratulations and said, this social action has become an established tradition for the charitable Fund and the HC “Donbass” and for kids and their teachers. “For the charity and the hockey club is a great honour to congratulate our young friends on this bright holiday – the Day of St. Nicholas. Problems adults should not touch children because they are children only once. So I want to wish this wonderful holiday, so they all came together, so they will become successful, healthy, happy people. They are the future of our country”, – said Boris Kolesnikov.

Director, Kharkiv gymnasium “Intellect” Valentine Lugovoi told that the children really look forward to this holiday and can not imagine it without well-known players, the reigning Champions of Ukraine. “These meetings are very inspiring and inspire students. They see what can be achieved through their knowledge, tenacity, a tremendous work. Many of them are playing ice hockey and skating, listen to the athletes on healthy lifestyle, love of sport in General,” the Director added.

Hockey stars – Viktor Zakharov, Alexander Pobedonostsev, Denis Kochetkov, Nikita butsenko, Vsevolod Bbw, Denis Petruhno, Vladimir Attic, Igor Kugut, Roman and other Good – happy to support such social events, share with the children memories of school life, conduct master classes. “If my story and my achievements will help at least one child to believe in themselves and their power to love sport as I love him, I will be very happy. So I do everything correctly and on the right track”, – shared his impressions after visiting the schools, the forward of HC “Donbass” Victor Zaharov.

Recall, charitable Foundation and hockey club systematically implement programs to support the children of Donetsk region. One of them – congratulations of first-graders from the First of September and the New year.